Flex-O-Lite Overview

  • Founded
  • 1942

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 375

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 2

Flex-O-Lite General Information


Manufacturer of glass spheres used for a variety of reflective and industrial applications. The company makes glass beads for reflective road signs and highway striping for industrial purposes.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Industrial Supplies and Parts
Primary Office
  • 50 Crestwood Executive Center
  • Suite 522
  • Saint Louis, MO 63126
  • United States

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Flex-O-Lite Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Flex-O-Lite Patents

Flex-O-Lite Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-5679437-A Removable, peelable paint tape comprising a polyester mesh reinforcement backing layer and a pressure sensitive adhesive layer for attaching to road surface; visibility, weatherproofing Expired - Fee Related 31-Jul-1995 000000000 00
US-5451118-A High-density, low profile traffic channelizer base Expired - Fee Related 05-Aug-1993 000000000 00
US-4973190-A In a traffic control element Expired - Fee Related 02-Mar-1990 0000000000 00
US-5437907-A Removable reflective tape or sheeting Expired - Fee Related 02-Jan-1990 000000000 00
US-4951407-A Yieldable sign stand Expired - Lifetime 04-Nov-1987 G09F7/22 00
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Flex-O-Lite Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
J.C. Roden Chief Financial Officer
Charles Bland Co-Founder
Gerold Rizer Co-Founder
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Flex-O-Lite Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Flex-O-Lite Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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